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Coverage of USC Viterbi School activities in the national, international and local media and links to Viterbi items on 3rd party websites such as YouTube, Vimeo and Flickr.

Recent - In the News


Spring 2016 USC Viterbi Magazine
April 28, 2016
Check out the latest issue of our digital magazine!
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Discovery Channel: Even Superman Couldn't Bend this Steel
April 27, 2016
Research by Veronica Eliasson and Andrea Hodge and colleagues on a material, known as bulk metallic glass was featured.
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Fast Company: What Is An Appropriate Response Time To Email?
April 27, 2016
Research by Kristina Lerman about email response times was mentioned.
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Fortune: The Age of Autonomous Robots Is Upon Us
April 27, 2016
Maja Matarić was quoted about the demand for autonomous robots
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Tech Times: New Metallic Glass Is Both Hard And Elastic - How Is This Possible?
April 27, 2016
Research by Veronica Eliasson and Andrea Hodge and colleagues on a material, known as bulk metallic glass was featured.
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Daily Mail (UK): No More Smashed Phones!
April 19, 2016
Research by Veronica Eliasson and Andrea Hodge and colleagues on the development of a new, elastic, yet metallic substance was featured.
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Female Engineering Students Talk Challenges, Goals and Lessons Learned!
April 12, 2016
Watch a video highlighting some of our current female engineering students and future history makers
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Milind Tambe Wins the Innovative Application of AI Award for Deployed Application
April 08, 2016
He received the award for his work on the Protection Assistant for Wildlife Security (PAWS) and his paper on "Deploying PAWS: Field Optimization of the Protection Assistant for Wildlife Security." The paper was led and coauthored by Ph.D. students Fei Fang and Thanh Nguyen
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Ashutosh Nayyar and Ketan Savla Receive the George S. Axelby Outstanding Paper Award
April 07, 2016
Ashutosh Nayyar received the George S. Axelby Outstanding Paper Award for his paper on "Decentralized Stochastic Control." Ketan Savla also received the award for his paper on "Robust Distributed Routing in Dynamical Networks."
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Nitin Kale Wins the 2016 Majdi Najm Outstanding Service Award
April 06, 2016
The award is given to those who have advanced the use of SAP in a classroom environment and increased collaboration among other SAP University Alliances.
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Urbashi Mitra is the Recipient of the Fulbright U.S Scholar Grant
April 05, 2016
The Fulbright U.S Scholar grant provides academic and research flexibility for scholars. The grant itself will allow recipients to expand their research and collaboration efforts globally.
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USC Viterbi Office of Communications & Marketing Wins Three District VII CASE Awards
April 01, 2016
Hat trick: CASE awards Gold Award for “Next MacGyver” Best Strategic Communications campaign; Silver Award for Best Alumni Magazine; Bronze Award for Best Digital Magazine.
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The Wall Street Journal: Earthquake Exposes Gaps in Indonesia’s Tsunami-Warning System
March 18, 2016
Costas Synolakis was quoted about the recent Indonesian tsunami.
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LA's Water Issue
March 17, 2016
Celebrating World Water Day with a deep dive into water research at USC Viterbi
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Los Angeles Times: Apple Opposes Order to Help FBI Unlock Phone Belonging to San Bernardino shooter
March 10, 2016
Clifford Neuman was quoted about Apple's encryption protocols.
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San Francisco Chronicle: Study: Oil field Operations Caused California Earthquakes
March 10, 2016
Research by Fred Aminzadeh and Mehran Hosseini finding a link between earthquakes in Kern County and wastewater injections in the region was featured.
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MIT Technology Review: The Tiny Startup Racing Google to Build a Quantum Computing Chip
March 10, 2016
Daniel Lidar was quoted about the development of quantum computing.
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Impact Mania: Maja Matarić is Building Your New Buddy
March 10, 2016
Maja Mataric was interviewed about her work in robotics.
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KCRW: Get Onboard L.A.’s Commuter Rail Revolution
March 10, 2016
James Moore was quoted about Metro’s new rail system.
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ABC 7: JetBlue’s New Pilot Training Program Requires No Flying Experience
March 10, 2016
Thomas Anthony was quoted about JetBlue’s new pilot training program.
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